Packing the SRX550 Services Gateway for Shipment

To pack the SRX550 Services Gateway for shipment:

  1. Retrieve the shipping carton and packing materials in which the services gateway was originally shipped. If you do not have these materials, contact your Juniper Networks representative about approved packaging materials.
  2. Attach an electrostatic discharge (ESD) grounding strap to your bare wrist and connect the strap to the ESD point on the chassis or to an outside ESD point if the device is disconnected from earth ground. For more information about ESD, see Preventing Electrostatic Discharge Damage to the SRX550 Services Gateway.
  3. On the console or other management device connected to the services gateway, enter the CLI operational mode and issue the following command to shut down the services gateway software:

    user@host> request system halt

    Wait until a message appears on the console confirming that the operating system has halted.

  4. Shut down power to the services gateway by pressing the Power button on the front of the services gateway.
  5. Disconnect power from the services gateway.
  6. Remove the cables that connect to all external devices.
  7. Remove any GPIMs or Mini-PIMs that have been installed in the services gateway.
  8. If the services gateway is installed in a rack, have one person support the weight of the services gateway while another person unscrews and removes the mounting screws.
  9. Place the services gateway in the shipping carton.
  10. Cover the services gateway with an ESD bag, and place the packing foam on top of and around the device.
  11. Replace the accessory box on top of the packing foam.
  12. Securely tape the box closed.
  13. Write the Return Materials Authorization (RMA) number on the exterior of the box to ensure proper tracking.

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